TWAP004: 7 Tips For Building Self-Confidence

http://traffic.libsyn.com/thrivewithaspergers/Building_Self_Confidence.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | RSS | More Subscribe Options To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson When you are young and traits that are part of who you are receive negative reactions […]

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How Parenting Quotes Can Help You Predict the Future

“He wrapped himself in quotations- as a beggar would enfold himself in the purple of Emperors.”  Rudyard Kipling I’m not just talking about any old parenting quotes. I’m talking about parenting quotes from parents who’ve been there.  I’m talking about parenting quotes from ladies and gentleman who themselves have Aspergers or autism and have been […]

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TWAP003: Anthony Ianni on Autism, Bullying, and Overcoming the Odds

http://traffic.libsyn.com/thrivewithaspergers/Anthony_Ianni_Podcast_030115.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | RSS | More Subscribe Options This podcast episode is brought to you by the Thrive with Aspergers community.  Visit the Thrive with Aspergers community to interact with other fine people in the Aspergers autism community. In this episode, I talk with anti-bully advocate, Anthony […]

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Is “High Functioning Autism” Useful, or Not?

No great advance has been made in science, politics, or religion without controversy. Lyman Beecher. If the quote above is true, then we have room for advancing our understanding of the term, “high functioning autism“, given the amount of controversy the term generates! I ran across this article about a month ago, called “What’s the Difference […]

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TWAP002: To Men and Women Who Want Better Communication

http://traffic.libsyn.com/thrivewithaspergers/TWAP_Bob_Yamtich_021615.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | RSS | More Subscribe Options At the root of every tantrum and power struggle are unmet needs. Dr. Marshall Rosenberg I’m 47 years old, and I’m ashamed to admit that I’ve thrown some good sized temper tantrums in my adult life:  veins bulging, […]

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